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Our Featured Brooklyn, NY Partner:

The Sato Project, Massachussetts

Dog adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.

136 Nelson Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(917) 841-3625
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http://www.thesatoproject.org

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We are a 501 C 3 non profit animal welfare organization where we rescue dogs from Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico has over 250,000 stray dogs born into homlessness, abandoned and or abused. The dogs can be found on the streets, beaches, parks, all over. It is a very sad situation. There are only 5 shelters in all of Puerto Rico and the kill rate is 99%. A dog is lucky to survive 48 hours if they are turned into a shelter in Puerto Rico. We temperment test the dogs, vaccinate them, test them for parvo, heartworm and parasites and spay/neuter them before they leave Puerto Rico for the states. We primarily have foster homes in New York, New Jersey and Massachussetts.

About Our Rescue Group:

We are a 501 C 3 non profit animal welfare organization where we rescue dogs from Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico has over 250,000 stray dogs born into homlessness, abandoned and or abused. The dogs can be found on the streets, beaches, parks, all over. It is a very sad situation. There are only 5 shelters in all of Puerto Rico and the kill rate is 99%. A dog is lucky to survive 48 hours if they are turned into a shelter in Puerto Rico. We temperment test the dogs, vaccinate them, test them for parvo, heartworm and parasites and spay/neuter them before they leave Puerto Rico for the states. We primarily have foster homes in New York, New Jersey and Massachussetts.

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www.thesatoproject.org

Come Meet our Pets:

All of our dogs are in foster homes. If your adoption application is approved then you can visit our dogs at their foster homes.

Our Adoption Process:

We require all potential adopters to complete our adoption application. We review the application, do full reference checks and home visits. Once we complete this process and the application is approved we then set up a date and time for the family to meet the dog. If we then feel it is a good fit then the potential adopters will need to complete and sign our adoption contract.
The adoption fee for puppies too young to be spayed/neutered is $300 plus a $200 deposit which will be returned once the dog is spayed/neutered. For dogs spayed/neutered the adoption fee is $300. All of our dogs are fully vetted and vaccinated and microchipped.

Our Adopted Pets:

We have helped lots of pets connect with loving and caring owners. Check out our adopted pets list!

Why should you adopt?

Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! What is the difference between adopting a dog or puppy versus getting dogs for sale or puppies for sale from a dog breeder? When someone is breeding puppies, they are creating new dogs who need homes. Some people are interested in a very specific breed of dog or puppy and they think the only way to find that specific breed is to buy a dog for sale from a puppy breeder. Yet animal shelters are filled with dogs who must find homes. So rather than buying a dog or puppy for sale from a dog breeder, we encourage people to adopt a dog or adopt a puppy at their local animal shelter, SPCA, humane society or pet rescue group.